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English definition of “snob”

snob

noun [C]     /snɒb/
someone who thinks they are better than other people because they are in a higher social positionShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoastingClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poorUnpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
snobbery     /ˈsnɒbəri/ noun [U] behaviour and opinions that are typical of a snobShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoastingClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
(Definition of snob noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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